The Colonel Stephens Railway Museum

Recording the Career of Holman Fred Stephens, Light RailwayPromoter,
Engineer and Manager, His Family, His Railways and His Successors.

''A Quart of a Museum in a Pint pot'' - Old Glory Magazine

Colonel Stephens and Rolvenden poster

"This extraordinary collection of materials, vividly telling the story of Colonel Stephens and his exotic collection of bizarre railways" - Sir Neil Cossons, Director, National Science Museum

"One of the best - and intelligently set-out - Railway Museums I have ever seen" - Basil Howard on TripAdvisor.


Museum Wins Top Award

 The Museum received a top museum award at a ceremony held at the Manchester Museum of Science and Industry

The Morton’s Media (Heritage Railway Magazine) Interpretation Award cited the Museums’ 'continuing magnificent highlighting of a unique dimension of British railway history'